The India and Nepal holiday tour package is a fun-filled action packed unique experience of Incredible India & Naturally Nepal. This is among the best 15 days India & Nepal tours which is well known with the visitors who are visiting for the first time. The India & Nepal tour package range from Nepal to Delhi to the sacred city of Varanasi to Khajuraho and its fine art, to Agra which has the Taj Mahal, and Jaipur the Pink City. If there is extra time, during the holiday tour to India and Nepal, you could also visit Gwalior and other cities in Rajasthan. In this India holiday and tour program with Nepal tour, you could also participate in Chitwan or Nepal Pokhara National Park, and few cities in Nepal sited at the Himalayas.
Rajasthan, sometimes called ‘Kings Land’ when translated into English, is one of India’s popular area. From ancient temples to grand palaces, deserts dunes to sweet delicacies, Nepal and Rajasthan have all. Although, for a city that gives such pleasures, it may be hard to fish out a reason to visit. Though culture and art are major characteristics in many Indian cities, Nepal and Rajasthan unique materials, textures and colors single them out from the others. Even in the inner areas of the desert, you will see shiny lit shops trading folklore, bangles, and textiles of the finest color combinations. Nepal & Rajasthan’s likeness to culture and art originated from the olden days when Kings ruled. It has been told that these kings, especially the ‘Hatodi’ and ‘Baroli’ regions, were devoted lovers of painting and art.
Not minding the hot, arid climate and temperature, Nepal has most of the best Indian cuisine. Their food is an excellent mix of buttermilk, homemade spices, and vegetables which are very delicious. And Rajasthan foods are usually seen as delicacies from the ‘royal kitchen’ because it is their cultural means of serving visitors. Though Rajasthan food does not only concern spices and vegetables, the desserts served here will always put a smile on everybody’s face. Some of their famous dishes include Dil Jani, Mishri Halwa, and Rasgullas. If you love animal (pets) or literature buff, then the Jaipur Literature Festival or Camel Festival will always keep you occupied. The Desert festival, Pushkar Fair, Teej festival and Kite Festival are the most attended show around the whole state. Rajasthan has most of the most beautiful sights in the country after tourist spots. Its main attractions are the ancient palaces, great Indian desert, renowned temples. Amber place, Amer Fort, Jaigarh Fort, Mehrangarh Fort, Jaisalmer Fort and Chittorgarh Fort are also the most visited parts in Rajasthan. Not only these, but Rajasthan also has a vast number of animal enthusiasts as this is the home of most tourist spots which has the best-ranked animal sanctuaries in India. Desert national park, Bharatpur sanctuary, Ranthambore Tiger Reserve and Desert National Park these are only a few sight places you don’t want to miss. The India and Nepal tour package is just one of the tours provided by the Indian travel agency Services International Lufthansa City Center.
The morning tour begins with the Old Delhi, built in 1639 AD by Shah Jahan the Mughal emperor. Also, you will get to visit the Raj the resting place of Mahatma Gandhi, the father of ours. You will also visit the great museum which was built in his memory. You will get to see the beautiful Red Fort, a very famous and busy marketplace in Old Delhi up till the next stop - Masjid, which is among the historical, iconic, most prominent mosques in all India put up by Jahan Shan. A ride to Chandni Chowk can be exciting as the area of the city is very crowded and it is filled up with shops. These many shops sell fantastic mouth-watering dishes, household items, jewels, clothes, and much more and are a paradise for all shoppers.
The next stop will be the India Gate, put up for the Unknown Soldiers. You will then be driven along the President’s House, Parliament House, and other significant Government Secretarial Buildings and then to your last destination which is Lakshminarayan Temple, a sacred place dedicated to Lord Narayana and Lakshmi.
Still, on this day, you will be transported to the Delhi airport for a Kathmandu flight. When reaching Kathmandu, you then will be taken to your hotel. Kathmandu is known to be the capital city and biggest metropolis of Nepal. This city has a lot to present to its visitors. Most of the Nepalese practice Buddhism and Hinduism.
The tour will begin with Durbar Square, Kathmandu, built between the 12th to 18th centuries. The site showed excellent architectural buildings and made up of many fountains, temples, figurines, religious shrines, etc. Many striking buildings built in the square shows a perfect combination of ancient style as well as the modern fashion of architecture via its accurately designed figurines and other carved stone engravings. Stone-made lions standing on the palace entrance, and ancient inscriptions carved on stone rocks in different languages.
The stop will be the Hanuman Dhoka, which was built by the ancient monarchs, which comprises of many shrines, palaces, temples, etc. and go as far as 5 acres of land the area with the courtyards which as built in the middle years of the 16th century. The afternoon is open for seeing the many other monuments or an excursion to nearby places which may interest you. The night will be spent in Kathmandu.
The whole day will be leisure at Kathmandu to give you the opportunity to visit the many nearby areas that interest you. Patan is a city in Kathmandu which is known for its jewelry, handicrafts, mask, statues. The places of interest in Patan are The Museum, Durbar Square, Ashok Stupa, and the many temples most of which is Krishna temple, Degutale temple, Shankar Narayan temple, Vishwanath temple Vishnu temples, Bhimsen temple, Mahaboudha Temple, Golden Temple and the Kumbheshwar Temple.
On a good day, you might be able to view the peak of Mt. Everest right from Nagarkot. Dhulikhel gives the views and many temples such as Kali Temple, Hanuman Temple, Bhagwati Temple, etc. to visit.
You have yet another extra day in Kathmandu for visiting the close areas in Hindu kingdom. Maybe a visit to Namo Buddha, Kirtipur, and Boudhanath, may interest you. Kirtipur which means “famed town" is an ancient little town which is lived by Newars. If you love adventures, then Nepal will provide you with the best trekking at the nearby hills, and you could go rafting in the Himalayan Rivers as well. A flight to see the Mount Everest is recommended. Night spent at Kathmandu.
On the fifth day, you will be transferred to Kathmandu airport in time to book a flight from here to Varanasi. Arriving at Varanasi, you will then be taken to a hotel. The remainder of the day will be leisure. Or a walk around the busy Banaras of Varanasi also called Bazaar or Kashi will be fun. Varanasi is known to be the most ancient city in the world, dating right back to 5000 years ago. It has also been the spiritual and cultural capital of Northern India for many years. The night will be spent in Varanasi.
On this day, you will be transported to the famous River of Ganges for a ride on a boat. Two of the best-respected ghats, Harishchandra and Manikarnika ghats, which are often visited by many devoted members. Hindus believe that whosoever pass away in Varanasi and gets burnt on the river bank of Ganga receives salvation, therefore releasing them from the birth cycle. You will witness many funeral pyres burning in these ghats. The remainder of the day will be leisure spent discovering the city or visiting Sarnath. The night will be spent in Varanasi.
You will now be taken to an airport at Varanasi for a flight to Khajuraho. When arriving at Khajuraho, you will be soon be transported to your hotel. Khajuraho is well known for its beautiful and exotic temples. The temples were built by during 950 AD to 1050 AD by Chandelas. After the time of Chandelas, the temples were said to be covered with palm trees and forgotten. The place was re-discovered by an engineer name Captain T. Burt from the British army In the year 1838. Overnight in Khajuraho.
Khajuraho outing will take you up to see temples such as Yogini Kali Temple, Chitragupta temple which is made of the magnificent 11 headed photos of Lord Vishnu, Mahadev Temple, Lakshmana Temple, Nandi & Vishvanath Temples, and Lakshmana Temple. The Parasvanath Temple is the only temple which still exists. The Javeri Temple is in memory of Hindu Lord Vishnu. The rest of the temples which you can visit were dedicated to Yamuna, Lord Brahma, and Lord Adinath. Following the visits, you will then be transported by road to the Jhansi rail-station. You will board a train to Agra, and on reaching there, you will be taken to a hotel in Agra. The night will be spent in Agra.
The next morning in Agra, we will take you to the famous Taj Mahal, which is one of the six wonders of the world. The beautiful buildings were elegantly built by Emperor Shah Jahan in the years 1631 - 1648 by using white marble, and it was dedicated to his beloved wife, Mumtaz Mahal. Standing on the river banks of Yamuna, this beautiful, breathtaking, monument is very synonymous with love and romance. TAJ MAHAL IS ALWAYS CLOSED ON FRIDAYS.
The next stop in Agra Fort will be the World Heritage Site built in the 16th century by the Mughal Empire. This place is made up of many beautiful palaces such as Jahangir Palace and Khas Mahal. While here you’ll also be opportune to visit the Diwan-e-Khas and Diwan-Aam which are famous for being a public audience hall and private audience. You can spend your afternoon visiting the interesting places or shopping. Agra is well known for handicrafts and inlaid marble work, mental and word. Transportation is made available within the city limits. The night will be spent in Agra.
Following your visit to Fatehpur Sikri, you will be taken to Jaipur. Jaipur, which is also called the pink city is the state capital of Rajasthan. Many eye-catching palaces are nowhere having architecture and breathtaking designs. Prince of Wales visited the pink city in the 18th century, and the whole town was colored in pink and because of the pink structures the town was named the pink city. The remainder of your day can be spent visiting walking down the Pink streets or visiting the Jaipur bazaars. Transportation is made available within the city limits. Overnight at Jaipur.
At the city of Jaipur, you will visit the City Palace of Maharaja, a palace of royalty with seven stories. City Palace is a perfect combination of the three most excellent styles (Mughal, European and Rajput). Another Palace is Hawa Mahal which is known all over the world for its wonderful architecture. You will be also be taken through the Pink Rose Garden and the business centers in Jaipur. A tour in this place isn't accomplished without shopping. Jaipur is well known for carpets, clothes, precious stones, semi-precious stones, metal, jewelry and other handicrafts made out of wood, miniatures, and paintings. The transport will be taken care of within the city limits. The night will be spent in Jaipur.
On this day we will take you from Jaipur to the airport in Delhi for your departure flight. As most flights depart immediately after mid-night, accommodation isn’t inclusive in Delhi.
We day farewell as you embark on a journey home.
END OF YOUR NEPAL & RAJASTHAN TOUR/HOLIDAY PACKAGE.